Rush to the Rockies. 1959.

Rushing to Colorado Springs, Colorado, from the world over—north, south, east, and west—those who gathered for the 1959 World Figure Skating Championships were greeted with a lapel pin that truly captured the elements of the sport, the location, and the international aspect of the prestigious annual event. It was the second time in as many years that Colorado Springs, a skating mecca, had hosted the World event.